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Dec 5, 2012 7:00am PST
to "mornings on 2". i'm dave clark. >> good morning. i'm tori campbell. it's wednesday, december 5th. >>> in the pouring rain, berkeley crime technicians spent the night collecting schools in a fatal shooting outside of a school. alex savidge is live where a woman riding her bicycle was gunned down there. alex? >> reporter: good morning. the woman was likely in her late 40s and early 50s. so far she's not been identified. she was riding her bike along this stretch of sacramento street late last night when she was shot to death. the circumstances before that shooting still unclear for berkeley police. this shooting happened right now next door to the yard here at longfellow middle school. this street was blocked off for several hours early this morning as investigators gathered evidence out here. just a few hours ago, the coroner came in and took away the woman's body. berkeley police got this call around 11:30 last night 911 calls came in. a lieutenant described this as a seemingly innocuous call, except when officers arrived, they saw the woman was shot. she was pronounced dead on t
FOX
Dec 10, 2012 12:00pm PST
am torii campbell. this was sentencing day for the former friend who was convicted of killing michelle le. live outside the courthouse tara moriarty also it us know she will be behind bars for a long time. >> reporter: 25 years to life is what giselle esteban received. after the 25 years, it will be up to the department of corrections to decide if he is he is could get out on parole. >> it is not what is right but it is the most they can do and we -- we are just glad that some form of justice has been served. >> reporter: cameras were not allowed in the courtroom but we caught up immediately with michelle le's family after giselle esteban's sentencing. >> i want everybody to know how much michelle le impacted our family, christine and i and we will try to live our lives trying to do enough good while she is not with us. >> reporter: the judge said giselle esteban never showed a hint of remorse. >> we always said she felt no remorse, just stared directly at our family with a blank stair so it was good he pointed that out. >> reporter: prosecutors said giselle esteban killed 26-
FOX
Dec 5, 2012 4:30am PST
ends at the wynnchester station in campbell. vta estimates 430 more people would ride light rail if there was more stations. >> this is fiscal madness. they should never do this to their children or grandchildren. >> we believe the extension is needed and we would plan to use the extension for trips to downtown san jose. >> vta says the earliest construction could begin is in 2015. >>> 4:54. let's go back over to tara. steve is not calling it a storm. >> that is right. especially state route 9 in the santa cruz mountains. we do want to go back to the two-car crash on 580 in oakland. we do have lanes that are still blocked there. this was an accident involving two cars at lake shore avenue. and we understand that one of the parties is actually still trapped inside of the car. emergency crews are trying to get those people out. we will keep you updated if this seems to cause anymore traffic problems. up next we will take a live look at the golden gate bridge. you can see how wet it is out there as you drive into san francisco this morning. down in the south bay 237 milpitas. traffi
FOX
Dec 5, 2012 12:00pm PST
caused problems. good afternoon, i am tori campbell. we are moving through the area. we have meteorologist mark tamayo with us. >> here is brian flores. >> reporter: you can see, behind me, as they are heading into the city, traffic is moving nicely. a 3-car are accident caused some major accidents. >> major injury accident causing massive delays into main county and now it is -- into marin county. >> reporter: that was after 8:00. that was a car traveling southbound and crashed into two cars headed in the opposite direction. chp said no major injuries reported in the accident. traffic was literally at a stand still. northbound traffic was stopped completely and southbound traffic was stopped intermittently while they stopped the accident. >> they were not moving anywhere. and they were running out of gas or their batteries died and we were headed towards the accident. traffic was at a crawl. they had to make changes to the work day or where they were going and they were running very late. >> i am like 30, 40 minutes late. >> i think every time, it is starting to be rainy, it
FOX
Dec 6, 2012 12:00pm PST
bridge. today, the chp says they've got their men behind the crime. >>> good afternoon. i'm tori campbell. three people are now in custody after a string of tollbooth robberies at the carquines bridge. new at noon, ktvu's claudine wong joins us live to explain who is in custody and the team effort it took to track them down. good afternoon, claudine. >> reporter: good afternoon. three men from vallejo behind bars at this hour for a series of robberies that took place here at the toll plaza. the chp said the robbers would pull up to the booth in ski masks, get out of the car, pull out a weapon and demand money. it happened at least ten times, starting at the end of 2011 through may of 2012. an estimated 5,000 stolen. >> i think it was a crime of opportunity. >> reporter: this man says he figured out who the suspects were in august. david more rales was already behind bars for a different crime. christopher miller was arrested last wednesday in fair field. yesterday morning, 43-year-old robert white was arrested for a traffic stop in vallejo. napa found evidence of the robberies while servi
FOX
Dec 11, 2012 12:00pm PST
>>> good afternoon. i'm tori campbell. police in walnut creek are now investigating a burglary at the macy's department store in the broadway plaza. new at noon, paul chambers joins us live to explain what was taken and how this could happen during the busy holiday season. good afternoon, paul. >> reporter: good afternoon, tori. now, this is a story we've been working on since this morning. we're still working on it and trying to get more information. at this macy's store right here in walnut creek, it's the women and children's store. we have very limited information. bur here's what we know. yellow tape still surrounds the area where police say a perp or people broke into the macy's store at 3:15 this morning. apparently, the criminals broke the glass windows to two separate doors before ending up inside greking -- breaking through the plate glass and steeling -- stealing jewelry. macy's would not allows inside. but i counted four cameras and police will review it today. we are awaiting a statement from macy's. but senator a major statement that needs to be answered -- but th
FOX
Dec 4, 2012 10:00pm PST
. it's controversial because of a hefty price tag. the line currently ends in campbell. the proposed $1.6 million extension would move the line to the netflix head quart headquarters. matt keller has the story. >> reporter: this is the end of the line, but there's a proposal extending the line into los gatos. for jessica jay another mile and a half of track would make life much easier. >> it would be perfect to take public transportation then walk from there. >> reporter: the proposed junction station would be the new last stop and sit next to netflix in los gatos. joe pesinski says even more growth isen planned near by. >> on the other side of the highway 85 there's a propough -- proposal for 550 feet of new class a offices for netflix headquarters. >> reporter: if the vasona junction station is completed, it'll bring 430 extra boardings. and 717 extra boarders if there's a park & ride. tonight they discussed if the increase in riders is worth the price tag. >> personally i'm not very sure that having the extra mile and a half for the cost of $175 million is the best use of community f
FOX
Dec 5, 2012 5:00am PST
. >>> there are new plans to extend the valley transit agency light rail system. it now ends in campbell. but there is a new proposal that would have a continue more than a mile and a half to highway 17 near netflix headquarters. the plan was laid out at a meeting in campbell last night. vta says about 1,000 people a day get on that station. many people who use it say the new station would make their lives much easier. critics say that is not enough. new riders to justified the expected $175 million expense. >>> time now 5:57. let's go back to tara. cars are spinning out all over the place. >> that is right. we do have a lot of spinouts. that is because of that wet road conditions. definitely take it easy out there. we do want to mention that we had an a tree actually go down on one of the roadways if we take a look at the maps. we can show you here this was on highway 92. this is highway 35 skyline boulevard at 92 san mateo road. and the tree actually was blocking a whole lane here. they did just clear it. so we wanted to be aware there is no sig alert issued there now. up next we take
FOX
Dec 4, 2012 6:00pm PST
is responsible for the grow could face charges. >>> man from campbell has been arrested at the arizona border accused of having liquid methamphetamines. officials say the man was stopped friday. they say they found a total of 66 pounds of liquid meth hidden in the gas tank of his car. the drugs were valued at more than $1 million. he has been turned over to federal immigration officials. >>> two morgan hill residents are under arrest for allegedly kidnapping a handyman. the zack zack county sheriff's office says the two lured the victim to a home yesterday. officials say they held the man against his will, threatened him and forced him to do repair work. he did escape. authorities arrested two people. >>> san francisco's muni metro services back to normal this morning after a systemwide shutdown last night. crews worked until 1:30 a.m. to restore service to the subway system in time for the morning commute. yesterday around 5:45 a transformer blew out causing electrical signaling problems during the evening commute. although the problem has been fixed, muni is still trying to determine if blo
FOX
Dec 5, 2012 6:00pm PST
in a series of armed robberies the attempted murder of a police officer and the fatal shooting of a campbell man. >> it's very typical in a case like this where there's a potential life sentence. took a long time to get all the necessary materials turned over to the defense. >> the victim's family and friends were in court today but declined to court. the two suspects are due back in court on january 16th. >>> richmond city officials say they want the public to have more input before chevron repairs its damaged refinery. chevron wants to replace pipes that failed last august causing that massive fire with an alloy known as nine cream yum. this city of richmond wants more expert opinions on the choice of materials to make sure that the safest alternatives are being used. the city manager will schedule a public meeting after that report is complete. >>> at least a dozen california lawmakers billed the state for repairs or upgrades to their state-provided cars then later bought those vehicles. an ap report finds that some lawmakers used taxpayer dollars to repair those cars shortly before they
FOX
Dec 6, 2012 7:00am PST
, good morning. welcome to "mornings on 2." i'm dave clark. >> good morning. i'm tori campbell. we're tracking developing news of an accident that shut down a san francisco intersection. a driver took out a fire hydrant at folsom and essex near the onramp to the bay bridge. claudine wong is out there. are they getting close to reopening it yet, claudine? >> reporter: well, close, probably not but they are doing some important work right now. within the last half-hour since we last checked in with you, the crews for this scaffolding company have started to arrive. once the bus gets out of the way, you can see the work they are doing. what they told me they need to do is repair the collapsed bottom part of the scaffolding. once they do that -- and that could take a while -- then they will test it to make sure it is safe. if you pan across essex, you can see the entire area is shut down. that's because the fire department is out there. if there's any question about the structural integrity. this is entrance to the bay bridge. traffic at this point, just has to go around. let me show y
FOX
Dec 10, 2012 7:00am PST
- breaking day for fed-ex. >>> good morning. i'm dave clark. >> i'm it it. >>> we be -- i'm tori campbell. >>> we begin with a big rig fire. it happened at 3:00 this morning. tara moriarty is live with more. good morning, tara. >> reporter: good morning. it's a route that this truck driver says he's taken twice a month. when he came through this parking lot here, there was a wire. he says that's not normally here. that's what the big rig snagged. if you look here you can see the remains of the truck here. now, we could see and hear sparks. there was an explosion and could you feel the heat yards away. it happened around 3:15 at sweeney camp which is part of the juvenile detention facility off fairmont drive. two men were trapped inside the big rig hit the power lines. he just happens to be a volunteer firefighter. >> he trains as a volunteer firefighter told him if you are in energized wires to jump. they may not have known they were energized at the time but they jumped. >> reporter: we've been speaking to the men. they are pretty grateful. the volunteer firefighter knew to jump and then
FOX
Dec 11, 2012 7:00am PST
. >>> well, good morning. welcome to "mornings on 2." i'm dave clark. >> good morning. i'm tori campbell. it's dues, december 11th -- it's tuesday, december 11th. >>> a cliff rescue is happening right now and one lane is closed because of the rescue. brian flores has more. brian? >> reporter: emergency crews finished up a few minutes ago. both lanes of highway 35 are reopen. besigned me is the general area where this car went off the cliff here. lights just started showing up here. but still very dark out here, as you can see. emergency crews and the california highway patrol, they were hoping to get the car that drove off the cliff. the car drove off the cliff 100 to 200 feet here. we saw the person who may be the driven. he was given a breathalyzer test as we arrived. the chp says it is still being investigated whether speed or alcohol was in the crash. the passenger has moderate to major injuries according to the chp and was taken to a local hospital. >> it has major damage to it. obviously, going down the embankment, it didn't hit much debris but on the way down it did sustain damage to
FOX
Dec 12, 2012 7:00am PST
. welcome to "mornings on 2." i'm dave clark. >> i'm tori campbell. it's wednesday, december 12th. >>> we're following developing news in san jose. just hours ago, a pickup truck slammed into an apartment building where children were sleeping. ktvu's janine de la vega is in san jose and spoke to the children's father. good morning, janine. >> reporter: the father told me his family has not slept much but any are breathing a sigh of relief. their little girl was just brought home from the hospital. this is after a truck ran off the road. you can see where the tire marks are here and it ran off the road and plowed down a fence there and smashed into a bedroom. police say the driver of the truck traveling eastbound on taylor veered into oncoming traffic and crashed into an apartment at the villa apartments on 23rd street. now, here's a look at the damage inside. the truck crashed into a room where an 8-year-old boy was sleeping and then a room where a 2-year-old girl was screaming. >> my baby's mother has a lot of scars because of the glass. but fortunately, my baby was no hit with no glass
FOX
Dec 5, 2012 10:00pm PST
the life of a 22-year- old man from campbell. he was shot and killed during a carjacking. >>> the bust of an indoor marijuana grow is their largest ever. agents found 3600 marijuana plants and 120 pounds of the drug in waftenville. agents arrested cecil tanner, and mark doutwell. agents estimated value of the crop to be at least $1 million. >>> the british owner of the fresh and easy grocery store chain says it is considering closing its 199 stores in the united states. 19 of which happen to be here in the bay area. the ceo of the parent company says u.s. operations are losing money and all options are under consideration, including sales, closure, or partnership. >>> today starbucks announced plans for a major expansion. the company says it intends to add at least 1500 cafes in the united states over the next five years. starbucks is also planning to expand overseas, particularly in china. check this out, starbucks is now offering a limited edition stainless steel gift card. the card costs $450, but is only worth $400 in store credit, plus a free brew on your birthday. >>> as ktvu's r
FOX
Dec 5, 2012 5:00pm PST
robbery, the attempted murder of a police officer and the fatal shooting of a campbell man during a carjacking attempt. de spite his age, mull droe is being tried as an adult though it's only willbanks who can potentially face the death penalty. neither entered a plea today. in the coming weeks as many as 50 cds worth of police reports, recordings and surveillance images will be compiled. authorities say with the case of this magnitude, the wheels of justice turn a little more slowly. >> it's very typical in a case like this where there's a potential life sentence, takes a long time to get all of the necessary materials turned over to the defense to be generated by the police at this point. we don't even have most of what we'll need in order to do that. >> the victim's family and friends were in court but decline today comment. attorneys say this will be a long road ahead, the first of many joint appearances for willbanks and mull droe. >> you should expect to see them together until potentially trial. they might be separated at the time of trial if the evidence dictates that. pre
FOX
Dec 7, 2012 5:00am PST
. >>> one of our avid tweeters evelyn from campbell said how would you order that? a grand nonfat dumbo? >> very good. >> i liked that. let's check in with tara. >>> very good. i don't know if i would drink that cup of coffee. right now we are going to head outside and take a -- no problems to report. at the sunol grade this is a look at 680 traffic on the right hand side there southbound as you drive toward fremont we're seeing brake lights a little bit here and there. >>> oakland raider fan badly hurt and in the hospital after a terrifying fall in the stands. we'll bring you a live report from the coliseum. what investigators say happened and what we know about that fan's condition. >>> we are also hearing about large aftershots. the new pictures we just received in our newsroom. >>> while we slept our temperatures sank. i'll have a lock at your current conditions and what you can expect for your weekend.
FOX
Dec 7, 2012 7:00am PST
." i'm claudine wong in for tori campbell. >> i'm dave clark. >>> just hours ago, around midnight our time, japan had a huge earthquake. it was a magnitude 7.3 quake in the where thes off -- waters off northeastern japan. the quake they had today sent people running out into the streets. you can see women there wearing safety masks. electrical and phone lines dangled from power poles. the high rises swayed for several minutes. now, a coastal city did report a three-foot high tsunami. but no large waves. there have been several aftershocks. a couple of 5.0 tremors as well. >>> a man suffered serious injuries after surning around 30 feet after the oakland raider game. christien kafton is live at the coliseum and has been getting reaction from fans and has new information. >> reporter: we have new information, whether this individual fell or jumped. right now, oakland police are treating this as an accidental fall. let's show you the seen. we do know that that fan fell from -- we do know the fan fell from the third level of that concourse down to the lower level here. we've also learned
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